Alison Lennon Baxley

July 14, 1970 - December 11, 2020
Alison Lennon Baxley

Alison was called by her Heavenly Father to return home on Friday, December 11, 2020. She died peacefully in her sleep.

Alison was born in Wilmington on July 14, 1970 and was the daughter of Alton and Lynda Lennon and Sherry and Rod Andrew. She was predeceased by her father.

She attended public school and graduated Cape Fear Academy before attending St. Mary’s College in Raleigh. She was presented at the Terpsichorean Debutante Ball in Raleigh.

She was the mother of two wonderful children: John Rosser Baxley and Anna Greylen Baxley. She had two sisters: Natalie Lennon Harrell (Jerry) and Rebecca Lennon-Thompson (Adam). She was engaged to John Raymond Anderson.

Alison will be remembered by her family and friends as having a beautiful, loving spirit about her, as well as a quick wit that knew no bounds.

Memorial service will be conducted 10:30 AM Thursday December 17, 2020 at St. John’s Episcopal Church Memorial Garden.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a mask will be required for the service. We ask that you adhere to all guidelines, and practice social distancing.

Memorials may be made to St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1219 Forest Hills Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403.

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  • December 16, 2020
    Thyra & Paul Zambuto says:
    Please accept our heartfelt condolences.

  • January 28, 2021
    Helen Hammond says:
    Alison was such a bright light. I have many fond memories of our times in Wilmington like going (walking) to the mall (It was brand new) and at Camp Leach. Please accept my heartfelt condolences.

  • December 22, 2020
    George and Tamiko Baka says:
    Sherry and Rod, Words alone cannot express our sorrow at times like this. Please accept our heartful condolences. Alison and both of you will be remembered in our prayers.

  • December 19, 2020
    Stephen and Linda Wagoner (your NC State neighbors) says:
    Dear Sherry and Rod, Our deepest condolences for your great loss. During this sad time and going forward, we wish you only loving memories of your dear daughter to remain with you and flourish in your hearts.

  • December 18, 2020
    Caroline C Shields says:
    I was so sad to read this, I am so sorry. I pray for all that loved her to find His comfort, peace and rest knowing she is with our Father. She was such a beautiful girl!